September 7, 2020

    INTERSTATE HOTELS & RESORTS EXPANDS SENIOR TEAM WITH NEW APPOINTMENT


    Interstate Hotels & Resorts, Aimbridge Hospitality’s international division, has expanded its senior management team with the appointment of Jean-Charles Denis to the role of Chief Operating Officer.
     

    With a wealth of experience in the hospitality industry, Jean-Charles joins Interstate from IHG, where he held a variety of senior positions including Director of Operations, Vice President Commercial and Vice President Finance.

    Having been an owner and operator of his own portfolio of hotels, Jean-Charles brings a unique perspective to the newly created role, overseeing operations across all of Interstate’s 96 hotels in the UK, Ireland, Europe and Russia.
     

    Nicholas Northam, Executive Vice President – International for Interstate Hotels & Resorts, said: “I am delighted to welcome Jean-Charles to our senior team.
     

    “His experience in the hospitality industry, both as an owner and in senior positions within IHG, make him a great asset to our organization. His appointment further strengthens our outstanding operations team to help drive performance for our owners as we continue to grow as a company.”
     

    Jean-Charles, said: “It’s fantastic to join the team at Interstate Hotels & Resorts and to be a part of the world’s leading hotel management company, responsible for the operations of all our hotels across the UK, Ireland, Europe and Russia.
     

    “My appointment comes at what is a truly challenging time for our industry, but I’m looking forward to working with the international team and drawing on my own experience both at IHG and as a hotel owner and operator myself.”
     

    Interstate Hotels & Resorts was acquired by Aimbridge Hospitality in October 2019.

     

    Interstate Hotels & Resorts
    Interstate Hotels & Resorts is the International Division of leading US-based global hotel management company, Aimbridge Hospitality. Interstate’s pan-European portfolio includes 120 properties, inclusive of committed pipeline, across the UK, western Europe, eastern Europe, and Russia/CIS.

     

    Brands managed include Crowne Plaza, Hotel Indigo, Holiday Inn and Holiday Inn Express, Luxury Collection, Marriott, Renaissance, AC Hotels by Marriott, Hilton, Hampton by Hilton and ibis Styles. 
     

    The portfolio also comprises a number of independent hotels, restaurants and spa and health brands, including Marco Pierre White, Novelli at City Quays and Mamucium.

    Jean-Charles Denis

    Jean-Charles Denis
    Chief Operating Officer, Interstate Hotels & Resorts
    Jean-Charles Denis
    Chief Operating Officer, Interstate Hotels & Resorts